What I love is the volume change that occurs in a room 20 minutes or so after everybody has grabbed a glass of beer, or wine. Laughter comes more easily, tongues loosen, voices rise, community is created in a room of individuals.
As pundits bemoan the atomisation, the individualism of modern life, it pays to remember that there is fun to be had in a group, and beer can be a useful way to get it started.
Aaron Watson keeps it real, and down to earth, with his latest beer comment in Wellington’s weekly pick-me-up.
Full story here at the Capital Times website.